Mthatha woman specialist intent on passing down skills to fellow physicians

A woman specialist doctor in Mthatha is fostering high-level medical skills in former the Transkei by building a new group of physicians at the Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital.

Professor Busisiwe Mrara, 45, is an anaesthesiologist — the practice of placing patients in a state of controlled, temporary loss of sensation or awareness that is induced for medical treatment purposes — and an intensivist, also known as a critical care physician...

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